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Questions tagged [lost-documents]

Identity documents, passports, permits, or any other paperwork that was lost either before or while travelling.

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Lost my canada refusal letter [duplicate]

Recently my student visa for Canada was refused and I lost the refusal letter. I paid 25% of the fee to the college. Now they are asking for refusal letter to initiate the refund process. Please help ...
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Can I travel within Schengen after my visa has been stolen?

I am a citizen of the US living in Germany on an Au Pair visa since August 2018. This was recently stolen in February and I have not yet gotten word of my replacement. I am hoping to travel to Sweden ...
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I lost my Irish passport. Can I travel to Thailand and back from the UK using my US passport?

My EU passport was stolen and I am going on holiday to Thailand from the UK this week. I have dual nationality and a US passport, can I use this to leave and re enter the UK?
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Lost my italian refugee travel document [migrated]

I lost my italain refugee travel document and asilo politico ( resid. Permit card ) . It will be expire december 2019. If i apply new one, will get until dec 2019 or for example apply application may ...
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Why do SIS and Interpol systems only consider names/DOBs in travel documents, and not document numbers?

Lost an identity card in 2018 and subsequently got a new one. The old one of course got blocked. However, when using my new one, an alert pops up referring to the old one, which border control ...
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Lost document sojourno? help

My Parents have id documents sourjourno stay for Italy. They went to India and lost their documents - it was apparently reported. As they cannot look after themselves i have booked them to come back. ...
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What do I need to re-enter the US if I have lost my Green Card?

I am a US permanent resident. How can I return to the USA after losing my Green Card in Canada? I only have my social security card on me. What do I need to cross the border?
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If I am Australian, can I apply for a new US visa replacement from London? Or does it need to be my home country? [closed]

I lost my passport in the US, and it has my O1 visa in it. I was supposed to go to London. Can I replace my US visa from London or do I have to go back to Australia?
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Lost my passport with F1 visa before leaving to the USA to begin my masters programme

I lost my passport with my F-1 visa 3 days before leaving to the United States to begin my masters. Can I get an expedited visa appointment and get a new visa? Or can the already approved visa be ...
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renewal of red passport paper premium service for visa [closed]

I have a question about a somewhat complicated problem I have encountered. I had my passport stolen twice and lost it once in the last 10 years which means I only got a one year validity and no right ...
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Ways to return to US without a physical F1 Visa

I am travelling in Mexico (it's been about a little more than a week) and need to go back to the States asap as my school is starting soon. However, I forgot to bring my F1 visa which was in my old ...
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Passport Lost with Valid UK Visa - Applied for a New Visa [closed]

I was issued with a standard visitor visa (Business Visit Visa Category) which was multiple entries and was valid for 6 Months. Unfortunately, I lost my passport in London (I live in Pakistan and ...
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My visa was stolen

My passport was stolen which includes my valid student visa to Italy. I have already arranged for travel and waiting for my flight on January 6 2019. I applied for a new passport and I have already ...
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Indian Passport stolen in Barcelona, need to get back to Stockholm from where a week later flight to India is booked

My passport was stolen yesterday (16 Dec 2018) in Barcelona. As a consequence I missed my flight yesterday night to Stockholm and I am stuck in Spain. I have all the copies of my documents (passport, ...
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How can I get a copy of a Canadian visa refusal letter?

I have applied for a Canadian Temporary Resident Visa (TRV); a previous paper application was refused in 2016. I have lost the copy of my refusal letter and want to submit it when I apply for my new ...
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Lost/Stolen Passport but travel is before the 1 week fast-track service UK

My mum was in Brussels for the day and had her bag stolen with passport in it. She is due to fly out this coming Friday (1 week today) to New Zealand to spend Christmas with me. The police assisted ...
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Can I travel on a passport that found after reporting it to the police as lost?

My girlfriend and I are supposed to travel from Paris to London on Friday and come back a few days later. My girlfriend lost her passport in August and declared it to the French police. She found it ...
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Lost my passport which had valid Canadian visa

I have recently lost my Pakistani Passport in Pakistan which had a valid Canadian Multiple Visit visa which was valid for another 5 years. I have traveled once on the lost passport. I have filed a ...
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Old Passport not cancelled but i got new passport

I have lost my passport (date of issue 2013) so that i get it new passport (date of issue 2017). recently i got my old passport it is still have a validity of 2023. will that create any problem. i ...
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US citizen lost passport, stuck in Canada without a passport

My son is trying to return from Canada to the U.S. He is a U.S. citizen. He lost his passport at the airport. He has scanned a copy of his birth certificate and passport on his laptop. They will ...
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My passport was lost at Kuala Lumpur airport. I reported at airport but my visa is expiring soon [duplicate]

I reported my missing passport 20 days ago. My visa is expiring in 10 days. What should I do? How much money will the Indian embassy need for an emergency certificate ?
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Can I use a valid visa in a cancelled passport? [duplicate]

I lost my passport, filed a First Information Report with the police, and applied for new passport. It will arrive in 5 days, but I found the passport I reported as lost. I visited the local Seva ...
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Flying in Europe without documents [duplicate]

A friend of mine has the following problem. She booked a flight from Finland to Denmark she discovered now (she is supposed to fly tomorrow) that her passport is expired and for some reasons she does ...
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I lost my Indian passport that had my F1 visa. Can I get it reissued in Canada? [closed]

I was travelling and my passport was stolen. I received a new passport and I'm wondering if I can get my F1 stamped in Canada, as I have to travel to Canada. Thank you.
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Do I need to replace my I-94 if I lost my Hong Kong passport? (I entered the US with an electronic I-94)

I lost my Hong Kong passport with my F1 student visa inside. Do I need to report the case to CBP and ask for a replacement of my I-94 before I can leave the US back to HK? (FYI: I entered the US with ...
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Can I travel between different states in the USA by air (or land) if I lost my Hong Kong passport?

I am an international student studying in South Carolina. I am planning to go to Los Angeles for a short trip. I would like to know in case my Hong Kong passport is stolen or lost in LA, can I go ...
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Can I leave the USA if I lost my F1 student visa but I have replaced my passport?

I am an international student studying in US. Unfortunately I lost my passport with my F1 student visa inside. I have asked my home country for replacement of my lost passport. I will finish my ...
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Travel from Berlin to Warsaw byplane with Blue Card

DHL recently lost my passport, and, of course, it's a week before I fly to Warsaw for a wedding :) I have a Blue Card issued in Berlin, where I live and work, which is valid until 05/2022. Otherwise, ...
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Lost Residence Permit, but have confirmation of new permit and photocopy, advice required [closed]

I require some advice regarding the entry into Hungary. I am Indian national who has been living in Hungary for past 2 years with a long term(student) residence permit. Recently, I lost my permit at ...
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Passport lost 4 days before grace period ends. How to avoid illegal stay?

I am a Pakistani citizen on a student visa in the USA. I am on a grace period to leave the country. Just a week before my 60-day grace period ends, I lost my passport. I want to return to my country ...
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Travelling soon and lost UK passport. What can I do?

UPDATE: Praise your choice of deity, I found it! UPDATE AGAIN: Due to a number of people wanting to know where it was found - I sold my car a couple of months ago and had a bag of stuff I'd removed ...
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Lost Indian passport (cancelled one); I have a green card

I am an Indian citizen and permanent resident of the United States. I had two passports since my last name changed because of marriage, now I have lost my old passport but I do have my new passport ...
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Lost my passport and need to travel within the EU

I lost my passport and need to travel from the Netherlands to France. I requested a new passport but it is not here yet. I do have my valid USA visa on my expired passport, would that be ok to travel ...
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Lost all my ID documents and money. How to fly home from Spain to Slovakia?

I live in Slovakia and went to Spain for few months, where I lost my wallet with all the documents inside. I got here with RyanAir and would like to go back soon. I only have police report for losing ...
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What can I do if I lose my Yellow Card?

Also known as International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis, The Carte Jaune or Yellow Card is an international certificate of vaccination (ICV). It is issued by the World Health ...
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How does an airline/ground handling company send a notification to Russian authorities?

The concerned person, a dual Swedish-Russian citizen, intends to fly PRN-BUD-LED with Wizz. Regarding her Russian citizenship, the only document she has is an internal passport, as she had her ...
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Lost Schengen visa. Is it possible to travel within the Schengen area with police documents and the receipt of Permesso di soggiorno from Italy?

My bag was stolen in Milan and I lost my passport and the Schengen visa. I filed a police complaint and got a new passport from the embassy. I also applied for the Permesso di soggiorno and I have the ...
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Storage of important documents in Mexico [duplicate]

I'm going to Mexico soon on a solo trip and I want to explore the country as much as I can. One concern for me is my residence permit. I need it to come back to France (where I actually live). If I ...
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Temporary loss of passport (EU citizen in other EU country)

I have temporarily lost my Dutch passport. I'm on a round trip from the UK to Germany. I have confirmed my passport has been found and it's safe with Lost Property at Bruxelles-Midi station, where I ...
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Lost passport replacement visa application documents [closed]

As you had explained to someone in an earlier post, I had submitted the required documents as listed in the thread (I was specifically asked for my lost passport photos, police report, etc.). I ...
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What to do for J1 visa in case of passport theft?

Recently my girlfriend's Indian passport got stolen. It contained a very important J1 US visa. We are slightly panicky since the application took three months to process and the travel day is 20th Jan ...
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Do I need my Tourist Card in Chile for domestic flights?

I'm in Chile for another two weeks, but I lost my tourist card (PDI). This shouldn't be much of a problem because I can get a new one at the international police office. However, tomorrow I have a ...
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I lost my passport. Can I use my ID or my driver's licence to fly from USA to Mexico?

I was checking everything because tomorrow I have to fly to Mexico at 2:00 PM and I have to be at the airport by 11:00 AM, but I didn't find my passport. Can I use my ID or my licence? I'm an American ...
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Hubby lost his (UK) passport in Germany yesterday and we are due to fly to the USA on Tuesday. Can he get a visa to go with his ETD?

My husband lost his passport in Germany yesterday (Thursday) he will be issued his Emergency Travel document from the UK embassy in Munich on Monday. Can anyone advise if he can get a visa to enter ...
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Can I use a visa in my old passport that was previously reported as stolen? [duplicate]

This is my issue: I was robbed and my passport was stolen with my ATM cards. I went to the nearest police station to make a police report and an affidavit as I was advised to get a new passport before ...
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In case of a lost passport, when getting a new one do you have to inform your country about all the visas you had on the lost passport?

Let's say you are an international student from India studying in the USA and you lost your passport. You had Chinese, Russian, German, and of course, the US student visa on the lost passport. You ...
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Can a French citizen fly from France to the USA with a green card, but no passport?

I live in the US where I have a green card. I am in France (of which I am a citizen) and I lost my passport. Can I just use my green card to fly back to the US?
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Older passport lost [closed]

I have lost my older passport. Which countries might ask me for my older passport??? Is it will be OK if I show them a copy of police report??? Thank you in advance.
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Lost and found my indian passport with US Visa

I had lost my Indian passport with a US visa and later filed an FIR and got a new indian passport but before reporting to the US embassy i found my lost passport, can I travel with both my passports ...
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Misplaced a copy of I-94 [duplicate]

I misplaced a print of my I-94 form which contains my passport number, date of birth and legal name. What harm, if any can be done using this information? I am primarily worried about the passport ...